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ABC
Jan 21, 2013 6:30am EST
first lady michelle obama. last week we showed you a picture of her new do and it was complete with bangs and we are hearing from her husband about the now style. he spoke about it at a candlelight celebration. >> to address the most significant event of the weekend, i love her bangs. she looks good. >> all right. the first lady unveiled the hair style on her 49th birthday which was on thursday. she sent out a picture on twitter. >>> it's all in the family. this year's superbowl is dubbed the har bowl. >> so we will hear from ravens coach john harbaugh about the amazing win and look at what's ahead and what's at stake in new orleans. >> and we are dealing with mostly cloudy skies this morning. but we do see snow showers back across the great lakes. i will tell you what that means for us coming up. >> and good morning. things look good at 695 and pulaski highway looks good. weather and traffic after break. after the break. after the break. >>> good monday morning i am megan pringle. >> i am charley crowson. on this monday let's get you out the door and head over to mike masco with ti
NBC
Jan 21, 2013 12:00am PST
that is we have had two important votes in the last three weeks. one was on sandy, the other was on raising taxes. in both cases obama had a bipartisan majority in the house. that is a governing majority. he's going to have it on immigration and also on the debt ceiling. not sure he's going to have it on guns, but he's going to drive the really hard-line republicans crazy because he's going to be able to break off 40 or 50 of them for all these other things. chris: that seems to be true as much as the opposition is hotter and perhaps hardening out there on the right. it does seem that the center right and the center are in play and obama is making his move toward them successfully. >> their governing philosophy coming in is that the fever would break among the tea party folks, among the hard right, and also that just folks in the house would sort of move to the boehner philosophy, which is a governing philosophy. the sort of -- chris: in other words, you don't need a majority of the republicans to rule. >> you break the rule, which is what he's done on these big-ticket items. they h
NBC
Jan 20, 2013 4:30pm PST
significant as his first? chris: welcome back. this week's big question, is the second obama inauguration as significant as the first? joe klein? >> it's more significant for republicans because they now know they are a minority party. but we won't have 2 million people in the mall tomorrow. >> fewer people. but if he hadn't been re-elected it would have been very significant that the first black president was only a one-termer. so the fact he's re-elected is important. >> big deal. i think it's bigger. people are still as enthusiastic as they were four years ago. they're going to be out there, not in the same masses as they were before, but this is a big deal. >> the event not as big, but it confirms the huge amount of significant legislation, whether you like it or hated that obama, reed and pelosi passed. chris: i think the doubling down, as the new book will say. it's a big deal. thanks to all of you. that's the show. thanks for watching. see you back here next week after the inaugur >> announcer: nbc bay area news starts now. >>> ryan throws underneath for jones. he makes the catch.
KRON
Jan 21, 2013 6:00am PST
speed rail. >> still ahead on kron 4 news president obama is going to take the oath of office before hundreds of thousands. this is a large one there is a live look of a washington [ female announcer ] safeway presents real big deals of the week. or why it doesn't have to be an adventure to stick to your new year's budget. because safeway gives you real big club card deals each week. right now, a case of arrowhead water is just $3.33. folgers is $7.99 for the large size. that's a huge deal. rise and shine. simply orange oj is just $2.88. real big deals this week and every week. only at safeway. ingredients for life. >> 6:24. as we see the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza temperatures on the cool side. warming to the mid-60s later this afternoon and we do have the possibility of rainfall. erica will update our forecast, coming up. >> barbara walters took a tumble she fell on a staff and she cut her forehead. they say that she is alert and telling everybody what to do. she was kept for observation. >> if you plan on going to go to the 40 super bowl. tickets i just checked this mor
FOX News
Jan 20, 2013 8:00pm EST
. [applause] well, america's rising debt is going to be an issue that president obama's going to have to deal with early in his second term, after raising taxes and offering no spending cuts a few weeks back, here is what president obama said monday about the debt ceiling. >> so i want to be clear about this, the debt ceiling is not a question of authorizing more spending. raising the debt ceiling does not authorize more spending, it simply allows the country to pay for spending that congress has already committed to. >> mike: well, according to the congressional record, in 2006, then senator barack obama had this statement just before a debt ceiling vote and i quote, the fact that we are here today to debate raising america's debt limit is a sign of leadership failure, it's a sign that the u.s. government can't pay its own bills, it's a sign that we now depend on ongoing financial assistance from foreign countries to finance our government's reckless fiscal policies. leadership means that the buck stops here. instead, washington is shifting the burden of bad choices today on the backs o
NBC
Jan 21, 2013 12:30am PST
trajectory. >> jared, president obama starts his second term next week. his inauguration, of course, monday. what has he done right in the last four years, in your view, what could he have done better or has he done wrong? >> four years ago right around this time when i was a member of the administration's economic team i was remembering just the juks of position about the great hope and expectations and just the real horror of what was going on in macro economy. gdp contracting at 9%, losing 700, 800,000 jobs per month. i think the president came in and hit very hard and broke the back of the great recession a lot sooner than people expected, certainly the financial markets were reflated much more quickly than -- and at less ek pence than people expected. and pretty soon, really by the second half of 2009 gdp was growing and it's been growing since. i think on the other side you have some things that haven't gone as well. i think the president is great at explaining his vision. i think he has yet to really kind of explain with a grind of granule larity about what he's up to day to day part
WHUT
Jan 21, 2013 7:30am EST
tabernacle choir will sing. >>> this week, many religious groups praised president obama's newly announced measures to try to reduce gun violence, particularly his call for mandatory background checks and a ban on assault weapons. vice-president biden said the nation has a "moral obligation" to prevent future tragedies like the school shooting in connecticut. at a press conference in washington, members of an interfaith coalition reiterated support for stronger gun control, saying they agree that it is a "moral imperative." >> we stand together because we know beyond all else that god is love. let us love one another, bind ourselves together and challenge the onslaught of violence in our nation. >>> also this week, christian groups ramped up their push for immigration reform. at a media event in washington, speakers sat at a table with empty chairs meant to represent deported family members of immigrants living here. meanwhile, evangelical leaders launched a campaign they are calling "i was a stranger." in a video released this week, they urged churches to spend 40 days studying biblical p
FOX
Jan 21, 2013 2:00am PST
inauguration, barack obama will make the same journey. here's are power player of the week. >> you know you are part of the american history and from my perspective, it is a celebration of american life. >> chris: the reverend is director of st. john's episcopal church and he's talking about the tradition of the president attending a worship service there. on the morning of his inauguration. >> my hope is that it gives the president an opportunity to -- for a pause, if you will. to have some time with meditation. and, the president feels inspired. and ready to take this oath, this awesome responsibility, that he is about to take. in a few hours. >> chris: franklin roosevelt started the custom and st. john's, across lafayette square from the white house has been linked to presidents almost two centuries. >> it has a special place, because as everyone says, location, location, location... >> chris: who was the first president to worship here. >> james madison, the first president when the church was finished in 1816. >> chris: how many presidents have worshipped here, since then. >> every one. >>
NBC
Jan 21, 2013 6:00am PST
overnight. the latest on this investigation just ahead. >>> it's a big anxious week for tech. we'll look coming up in business news. >>> welcome back, everybody. inauguration number two set to go off for president obama today in the nation's capital out in washington d.c. it's also dr. martin luther king, jr.'s birthday. quite the day out there. music. celebration. big performances. of course a lot of people wondering what michelle obama is going to be wearing. we'll keep you posted. it's 6:13. >>> in just hours president obama will deliver his inaugural address laying out the vision for his second term. he'll likely save details remarks for the state of the union in february just some three weeks away. jim is a professor of political science. good morning. president obama delivering the state of the union in a few weeks. today's speech a preview of that? >> to a certain extent his themes will be broadly -- the problems facing the united states and what he has in mind. i don't think he'll get into too many specifics in the address today. i think he'll be talking about unity and getting t
FOX
Jan 21, 2013 7:00am EST
parties. there were some people who told me if president obama lost that the first week of sun dance would be much better. >> cause all the stars would still be there. >> certainly, you've seen some people say i have to come back from utah and be here for the swearing in. you've got beyonce, she's going to sing. james taylor was here for the christmas tree lighting and now he's back. and everyone just wants to say we're glad this is happening and it's time to show our support. >> all right. you are going to stick around with us a little bit. >> yeah, i'll be here. >> talk about the other half which is what happens tonight. the parties and what's been been going on. thanks for joining us. good to see you again. >> all right. talk more to you in a little bit. right now back to tucker barnes and find out what the latest is on our forecast. >> hey, tony. still chilly out there. temperatures fallen back into the upper 20s. currently 33 at reagan national. going to be a cool day but nothing too extreme. should top out in the low to mid 40s. you will want to bring layers. the real cold does
FOX News
Jan 20, 2013 5:00pm PST
, barack obama, he's just getting started. he's just getting started. in the weeks and months ahead, we're going to reduce gun violence here in america. we're going to pass comprehensive immigration reform. and we're going to put this nation's economy on a sustainable path to the future. ladies and gentlemen, it's my great honor to introduce you to a magnificent, a truly magnificent first lady, michelle obama and the guy she hangs out with, my friend, president barack obama. (applaus (applause) >> hey. (laughter) . hi, everybody. [applause]. excuse our tardiness, but you know what when stevie wonder has a few words to say to you you don't, you don't rush stevie wonder. so pardon our delay, but thank you, thanks so much, jioe, thank you for the kind introduction and thank you for your leadership. i love joe biden. i love jill a little bit more, but i want to thank you both, you know, for making this journey so much more fun. our families have bonded and this is just been a phenomenal four years and i'm ready to do four more with both of you. >> four more. and most of all, i want to t
CNN
Jan 20, 2013 11:00pm PST
, barack obama. he's just getting started. he's just getting started. in the weeks and months ahead, we are going to reduce gun violence here in america. we're going to pass comprehensive immigration reform. and we're going to put this nation's economy on a sustainable path to the future. ladies and gentlemen, it's my great honor to introduce you to a magnificent, a truly magnificent first lady, michelle obama and the guy she hangs out with, my friend, president barack obama! [ applause ] hey! hey. i thought you weren't coming out. >> we were -- >> i thought you weren't coming. i thought you changed your mind. >> hi, everybody. excuse our tardiness. but you know what? when stevie wonder has a few words to say to you, you don't rush stevie wonder. so pardon our delay. but thank you, thanks so much, jill. thank you for that kind introduction. but more importantly, thank you for your leadership and service. [ applause ] i love jill biden! i love jill a little bit more. but i want to thank you both, you know, for making this journey so much more fun. >> yes, that's right. >> our families ha
CBS
Jan 21, 2013 5:00am EST
first lady, president obama and friends celebrated her 49th birthday last week at cafe milano in georgetown. he she also launched her own twitter handle. what do you think of the bangs? let us know on our facebook fan page. we'll be right back. >> she looks great. i got it when we could download an hd movie in like two minutes. [ male announcer ] once you've got verizon fios internet, you get it -- the difference 100% fiber optics makes. but don't take our word for it -- ask a real fios customer. ask me why fiber optics matters. ask me about the upload speeds -- they're sick! [ male announcer ] so go online and send a tweet to a real fios customer. last chance to get fios for just $89.99 a month for 2 years with a 2-year agreement. plus get $300 back. visit got2getfios.com for america's fastest, most reliable internet. call the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800-974-6006 tty/v. . >>> good morning. welcome back to today's presidential inauguration coverage. we're live from a roof top perch along i street all morning long overlooking the beautiful white house tha
FOX News
Jan 21, 2013 3:00am EST
, after raising taxes and offering no spending cuts a few weeks back, here is what president obama said monday about the debt ceiling. >> so i want to be clear about this, the debt ceiling is not a question of authorizing more spending. raising the debt ceiling does not authorize more spending, it simply allows the country to pay for spending that congress has already committed to. >> mike: well, according to the congressional record, in 2006, then senator barack obama had this statement just before a debt ceiling vote and i quote, the fact that we are here today to debate raising america's debt limit is a sign of leadership failure, it's a sign that the u.s. government can't pay its own bills, it's a sign that we now depend on ongoing financial assistance from foreign countries to finance our government's reckless fiscal policies. leadership means that the buck stops here. instead, washington is shifting the burden of bad choices today on the backs of our children and grandchildren, therefore intend to oppose the effort to increase america's debt limit. in 2008, candidate obama blamed
NBC
Jan 21, 2013 5:00am EST
obama over the last several weeks, we see a president who seems to be determined to go down in history as someone who is really transformative. someone who brings this country together and really anticipates the shift in demographics that's going to lead to a very different country over the next century. >> dr. carr, as i thought back at the first election of the president, i thought back as a kid, it never occurred it me that there might be a black president in this country. as you think about going forward and the generations that will follow yours and mine, what impact do you think we'll see on the black community moving forward this. >> that's a great question too. you as a virginian and me as a tennesse tennessean, we wouldn't have imagined this. we're not talking about ourselves as folks advanced in age, we're just talking about my niece and nephew. my niece is five years old, my nephew at ten. don't imagine a world where there's anything but a black president. i think that in itself speaks to the really -- really the change in barack obama. not just his presence, his children, h
FOX
Jan 21, 2013 4:00am EST
.  >>> welcome back on this monday morning, inauguration day, 2013. both president obama and vice president biden were officially sworn in yesterday. >> in speeches last night at the national building museum, both men talked about the inspiration for a better future this term. >> in the weeks and months ahead, we will reduce gun violence here in america. we're going to pass comprehensive immigration reform. and we're going to put this nation's economy on a sustainable path to the future. >> the decency, the goodness, the resilience, the neighborliness, the patriotism, the sense of duty, of responsibility of the american people, you have inspired me throughout. throughout. >> president obama also showing his lighter side last night by mentioning how much he loves mrs. obama's new hairdo, the infamous bangs and everybody talking about her new hairdo. >>> barbara walters is hospitalized this morning after she fell at appear inauguration party. the veteran news woman reported lid slipped saturday night on a step at the residence of the british ambassador to the united states and out c
KRON
Jan 21, 2013 4:00am PST
memorial dedicated to dr. martin luther king, jr. he would have turned 84 last week. today is the national holiday in king's memory. when president obama takes his public oath of office in a few hours, he will use a bible that belonged to king. and in case you're wondering what's closed today. federal and state courts are closed. as are city and county offices. banks and post offices are closed. there is no mail delivery today. as for public transit.bart and muni are operating on a saturday schedule there is weekend service for golden gate transit ferries and a-c transit buses. however, samtrans and caltrain are operating on regular weekday schedule. and in san francisco.parking meters are enforced. >> the dream catcher-the dream lighter-787, still wondering of the fire that could have caused from a battery. they could still be problems with wiring or other internal electrical components. and alsoa commuter plane skids off the runway at newark liberty airport. here you see the united airlines express plane flanked by emergency crews. 13 people were on board when the plane made a r
MSNBC
Jan 21, 2013 7:00am PST
house as they have held the majority for the entirety of president obama's first term. this week is going to be a very big week in washington, not just because of the inauguration, but because of the senate making a very important decision about whether or not they are going to change rules to further empower the democrats in the majority there, which would have a massive impact on the president's ability to get his agenda accomplished. chuck schumer right in the middle of that very technical and very political decision, even as he manages the pomp and circumstance today. >> you think about all the different implications and decisions people make. secretary clinton decided to accept the nomination for secretary of state. had she stayed in the senate, she would have probably overshadowed schumer. it's interesting how all these things worked out well for the democrats. >> except for the reigning of the democratic governors for the cabinet positions, which as much as they have been extraordinary cabinet members, some of those women, we are also in a situation in the u.s. state where an
FOX News
Jan 20, 2013 6:00pm PST
this week over 80 percent of americans said that you cannot sustain trillion dollar deficits indefinitely. i don't think obama cares at all about that. that is not on his agenda. i think he really is a president who believes his mission is to reduce the inequality. he saw reagan increasing in inequality. he is a leveller. obama care was step one. i crease in spending of the government which was a massive increase in spending. increasing taxation especially on the rich is a third item. i think he wanls to contin-- wa continue that. he wants to get to levels of entitlement that will make much more equality between the classes that's where he wants to go. to do it he will have to raise taxes. that will be one of the number one issues on his agenda to raise taxes way beyond where we have been ever since the reagan era. >> juan, how can that be? he has to see the spending problem that we are in. what do you think the thought process is about that since has done some cuts but not enough to make a difference. what do you think his thoughts are on it? >> when you think of some of the
WHUT
Jan 21, 2013 11:00am EST
great in the 20th century. obama has been having dinners with historians. i don't think any of us -- having dinner with the long historians over the past few weeks, to look back both at second inaugurals and second term and they have been succeeded on eisenhower because eisenhower is really the only president in the 20th century to have what people would argue is a better second term than his first term. in terms of the speech itself, i think it's right that we're looking at a question of tone. we're looking at kind of how far obama is going to go in terms of the part san question, and it's really a speech that you make for history as much as for all of those happy people on the mall. >> i have to say, as we look at the platform there, that's quite an elaborate construction by the way, just in case you're wondering. it's 10,000 square feet. ta takes three months to build and they have to do it every four years so we in washington have been able to watch all of this construction going on. i saw on our went you have an interview with the architect who said this is the only thing he
FOX News
Jan 21, 2013 11:00am EST
clinton. who is going to be testifying before congress in a less friendly atmosphere later this week. i was reading obama's first inaugural address today, because i thought, you know, let's get a sense of what it is that he said four years ago. i want to read you two lines. on this day we come to proclaim an end to the petty grievances and falls promises the recriminations and warn out doug mas that for far too long have strangled our politics. that is an incomplete at best. not all the president's fault but also counterparts on capitol hill. but we are still strangled by that kind of division. talking about national security and the global war on terror, we reject as false the choice between our safety and our ideals. that was part of the promise he was going to make to shut down guantanamo, to end enhanced interrogation . say that's a good decision on his part and he realizes as commander-in-chief what he has to do. it was his first order, actually in office. a lot of people forget that. as you look at the former president, bill clinton and the secretary of state, looking on, we will
NBC
Jan 21, 2013 5:00am EST
team coverage of the championship win. >> i will faithfully execute -- >> president obama gets a dress rehearsal to prepare for this morning's inauguration ceremonies. a chilly start to the week. [captioning made possible by constellation energy group] captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> you're watching wbal-tv 11. live, local, late-breaking. this is 11 news today at 6:00 a.m. >> good morning. i'm mindy basara. >> and i'm stan stovall. thanks for joining us for 11 news today. >> talk about football. >> it will feel like we'll move to green bay by tomorrow. or minnesota. probably the coldest air mass will seen in a couple of years. 30 degrees right now. we will make it up to 40 this afternoon. we will see some snow showers and flurries develop in the northern suburbs. that is most likely never the pennsylvania line. high temperatures will stay in the 20's and the overnight lows will be in the teens. be prepared. it is coming around the corner. first we check the roads with sarah. >> good morning. >> good morning.
FOX
Jan 21, 2013 6:00am EST
. beautiful. but this is also really beautiful according to president obama. this was nation enat the national building museum. the president said this is a quote that the bangs was the most significant event of the week ent. end quote. >> that's a big deal. >> yes. a private moment caught on camera for all of us to enjoy and share. love her bangs is what the president says. >> stay with us. much more coverage straight ahead. >> you're watching presidential coverage of the 57th presidential inauguration. >> in a little more t
PBS
Jan 20, 2013 4:00pm PST
. what marco rubio outlined this week and last weekend is very close to what president obama talked about in 2011. and so i think that will provide some cover for other republicans. when you've got someone like marco rubio, a rising star in the party, paul ryan, saying we're ready to do a deal here, but the devil is in the details as they always say. democrats feel very emboldened on this issue, and they're going to sort of, you know, swing for the fences. they want full legal status, including citizenship for undocumented immigrants and it's not clear how far republicans will go to do that. >> scott, it is clear that they're listening because senator rubio had before only supported very small steps in the immigration reform debate, a series of small bills. he did not want a big sweeping bill. now he's sort of changing his tune a little bit saying, you know what, i might support that. i wanted to drive this home for california as well. carla, what role do you see california playing in this immigration debate? >> well, california is home to the largest number of undocumented immigran
CNN
Jan 21, 2013 5:00am EST
divided country. it's been a lot of drama in the last couple of weeks. i hope we remind everybody we're all in this together, we're all americans. this today is not about the democrat party or the republican party. it's not even about president obama. >> it's a peaceful handover. >> it's about our democracy i come from nicaragua. we've had dictators, refref -- revelations. we've had communists. this celebration, that's what i want to hear. >> i don't care about the politics and speeches, whatever. i want to see how the first lady will walk out looking with a new hair-do. i had a chance to talk to her hairstylist. >> save that for a minute. we'll talk about the first lady of fashion, the first lady as a trend setter, the first lady and those new bangs that finally her husband even referenced. everybody is waiting on the edge of their seats to see what she'll wear for the ceremony and what she'll wear for the balls. alina cho will give us a taste of that as our special coverage of the inauguration continues right after this short break. cod to breathe, but with advair, i'm breathing
FOX News
Jan 20, 2013 7:00pm EST
president obama could look like. well, tonight, disturbing new developments at the natural gas plant where an american and other foreign workers were taking hostage last week. algerian forces are searching for explosives on that huge complex grounds, because they feel like the place may be booby trapped and in their search they're finding dozens of additional bodies. . no one knew just how many people had died at the hands of the terrorists there. some of the bodies, so badly disfigured they couldn't tell if they were terrorists or hostages. tonight we know, they were all hostages, doubling the numbers of victims in the attack, tonight the body count could be 80 hostages and terrorists found to date. so far we've been told at least one of the victims is an american. algerian special forces stormed the complex yesterday as we told you, bringing the four-day siege to an end. well, right now, next door to algeria, the fight against terrorists going on in the african nation of mali. today, french forces extending deployment in that part of the country and reinforcing their presence in to
ABC
Jan 21, 2013 6:00am EST
forecast for the rest of the week. here's a look at your cover airways travel forecast. >> -- cutter airways trouble forecast. -- travel forecast. >> welcome back. i'm scott thuman on the west capitol steps as we prepare for president obama's second inauguration. the big moment about 5.5 hours away now. i want to bring in a reporter that has been covering the white house capital. talk about why this is so different this time around for president obama the expectations he faces of the difficulties. >> a lot of excitement around president obama as's first inauguration. a second term as much more difficult for him. as you know, he faces a lot of challenges when it comes to political capital, was particular issues he will face. he is tackling gun-control and sequestration. so while today is a day for a lot of celebration he is a lot of issues still coming up. >> will he have to address the fact that this is a much different nation and challenges are much more significant in some ways? >> i would not expect to hear him say anything about specific policy changes, but i would
CSPAN
Jan 21, 2013 8:30am EST
week with more programming from this con convention. >> david maraniss began researching and writing his tenth book "barack obama: the story" in 2009. he traveled around the world in the his research including trips to to kenya, indonesia, hawaii, kansas and chicago. booktv documented the kenya trip with the author. next, david maraniss sits down with booktv to discuss his book. we show you extensive video from his trips throughout the program. this portion of the program is about an hour and a half. >> author david maraniss has been researching and writing his tenth book, "barack obama: the story." for this project "the washington post" associate editor and pulitzer prize winner traveled across the world to kansas, indonesia, kenya, hawaii, new york and chicago. david maraniss spoke with relatives of president obama in kenya and discovered the president's african ancestral history. he toured the houses where young barack obama lived in indonesia and found the kansas family homes and sites where his mother's family began. and for the next few hours, david maraniss joins booktv to dis
ABC
Jan 21, 2013 2:30am EST
this year's super bowl. that's right, a family affair down in new orleans in two weeks. >>> first, hundreds of thousands are gathering later today on the nation's front lawn to witness history. >> president obama takes the oath of office in public, delivers his inaugural address then takes to the traditional journey to the white house. >> brandi hitt joins us live this morning. good morning, brandi. >> reporter: good morning rob and sunny. in just a few hours we'll see hundreds of thousands of people fill the national mall for the president's big public swearing in ceremony. and rob, your girl beyonce came over the loud speaker rehearsing the national anthem. she sounded fantastic. all of these are the final preparations in the wee hours of the morning. even though technically the president has taken the oath of office. president obama celebrated the start of his second term with supporters at the national building museum. >> what we're doing is celebrating each other, and celebrating this incredible nation that we call home. >> reporter: hours earlier, he was officially sworn int
CBS
Jan 21, 2013 7:00am EST
. we'll hear it shortly. >> major garrett, thank you. president obama's second term has just begun, but the 113th congress was sworn in more than two weeks ago. the partisan fighting is already under way. can the new congress be more productive than the last one? let's ask kirsten gillibrand. good morning, how are you? >> i'm well. >> you have described congress as dysfunctional. can we expect anything will change in the new year? >> of course, i'm hopeful. what we need are people to come together to get thing its done. i'm particularly hopeful in the senate because we elected 20 new women to the senate. many of them democrats. i think it will make a big difference in terms of finding bipartisan support for major legislation and reaching consensus to get things done. >> how do you push that reset button? >> there's a lot of urgent issues that need to be addressed. we have the fiscal cliff in front of us. we have a tough economy we need to grow our way out of. that will need attention. we also have moral issues that really need to be addressed like gun violence in society. we have immigr
ABC
Jan 21, 2013 3:00am PST
. 800,000 people set to watch the inauguration from the mall in front of the capital. as president obama reveals his vision for america. >>> also this morning, deep freeze. bitter cold moves across the midwest. and it's sending snow and bone-chilling temperatures. >>> manti te'o will speak out to katie couric this week, as we learn the mastermind behind the dating hoax may come forward. >>> and get ready for the bro bowl.
LINKTV
Jan 21, 2013 5:00am PST
this past week. his birthday, on january 15, 1929. we are broadcasting today on the second inauguration day of president obama, that is taking place on the federal holiday marking dr. king's birthday. right now, here in washington, d.c., the mall is filling up with people, hundreds of thousands have come to watch the inauguration. in 2009, close to 2 million people came. it was not only the largest inauguration in u.s. history, but the largest event ever held in the nation's capital. it was absolutely freezing them. people had water bottles, the water had froze. this time around, it is still freezing but not quite as cold, around 34 degrees, but people who are especially on the western front of the capital, who are sitting in the stand where president obama will once again take the oath of office, they had to gather at 5:30 this morning. in this hour, as we continue our five-hour special broadcast on this inauguration day, we continue with the speeches of dr. king. the speech you have just heard, why i oppose the war in vietnam, april 4th, 1967, a year before the day he was
CBS
Jan 21, 2013 4:00am PST
january 7th was not caused by excess voltage. dreamliners were grounded around the world last week after problems with their batterers. >>> and at president obama's inauguration today security will be extremely tight. 42 different agencies will be working together, not only watching for threats and emergencies but also monitoring traffic accidents and water main breaks. john miller reports. >> during president obama's first inauguration there was a threat taken so seriously that counterterrorist agents seemed to be everywhere in the area. people were taken into custody and taken lie detector tests. in the end the tip turned out to be young but the young administration on its very first day, a picture of what can go on behind the scenes of major event. for this inauguration some of the security is meant to be obvious. the coast guard will shut down the potomac river, but some of the security is meant to be nearly invisible. at union station, two men who could have been waiting for a train were actually dhs behavioral detection officers who blend in with the crowd, training to look f
CNN
Jan 20, 2013 11:00pm EST
marriage equality. [ applause ] i want you to know something else about this guy, barack obama. he's just getting started. he's just getting started. in the weeks and months ahead, we are going to reduce gun violence here in america. we're going to pass comprehensive immigration reform. and we're going to put this nation's economy on a sustainable path to the future. ladies and gentlemen, it's my great honor to introduce you to a magnificent, a truly magnificent first lady, michelle obama and the guy she hangs out with, my friend, president barack obama! [ applause ] hey! hey. i thought you weren't coming out. >> we were -- >> i thought you weren't coming. i thought you changed your mind. >> hi, everybody. excuse our tardiness. but you know what? when stevie wonder has a few words to say to you, you don't rush stevie wonder. so pardon our delay. but thank you, thanks so much, jill. thank you for that kind introduction. but more importantly, thank you for your leadership and service. [ applause ] i love jill biden! i love jill a little bit more. but i want to thank you both, you know,
ABC
Jan 21, 2013 7:00am EST
inauguration from the mall in front of the capital. as president obama reveals his vision for america. >>> also this morning, deep freeze. bitter cold moves across the midwest. and it's sending snow and bone-chilling temperatures. >>> manti te'o will speak out to katie couric this week, as we learn the mastermind behind the dating hoax may come forward. >>> and get ready for the bro bowl. the rival coaches are brothers. which team will their parents be rooting for? >>> and good morning, america, on this special day. and what a magnificent inauguration morning here in washington, for this celebration of our enduring democracy. you're looking live at the white house right now. the president -- and there's the capitol where the president is going to take the oath, and deliver his inaugural address this morning. also, the martin luther king jr. memorial. we'll show that. today celebration, martin luther king day, as well. and, robin, i know you're watching at home this morning, as we prepare for this moment of history. i wish you could be down here with us. i know everyone up in new york
NBC
Jan 21, 2013 7:00am EST
different. with boehner, mcconnell and obama, you would be interested to see if they'll take any business. >> people that have had very public disagreements over key issues in the last several weeks or months alone. you have to wonder what the tone in that room might be. >> reporter: especially with mcconnell. it's never been a warm relationship. the president and mitch mcconnell have had exactly one meeting in the first term, one on one together. and yet mitch mcconnell might be the most important republican on capitol hill. he and vice president biden have a great relationship. >> as we watch these limousines headed to st. john's church, it's a short rooi, we expect the president to get out shortly. tell us about the inauguration speech. we remember the one four years ago. do you expect it to be a scaled-back speech this time around? >> reporter: realistic hope is probably the way to put it. the public wants -- they do know that while we may be cynical to the message of breaking the g d gridlock and the divisiveness of washington, the speech is not designed for us here in washington. it
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